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  1. SF Giants drop 5th straight; Shutout by Pittsburgh PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Frisco Fastball

    ... me remind you of this: Bumgarner has not pitched well at AT&T Park this season. He's like the exact opposite of Barry Zito last season. If you look at his career at AT&T Park however, it's a big closer with 3.30 (Home) and 3.00 (Away). So, there may ...

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  2. San Francisco Giants must sign Pablo Sandoval-or elseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Frisco Fastball

    ... sometimes the evidence emerges immediately, and other times it takes its sweet, jolly time, as in the case of Barry Zito , who contributed in similar fashion in that same momentous series. Who would look at Zito's stay in San Francisco as anything ...

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  3. Emotional Frank Thomas speech a Hall of Fame highlightRead the original story

    Sunday | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... to clubhouse manager Steve Vucinich to teammates like Joe Blanton, Nick Swisher, Bobby Kielty, Marco Scutaro, Barry Zito and many more. "Those two seasons at the Coliseum were magical,'' Thomas said. "Without it, I doubt I would be speaking here ...

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  4. Giants pound two hits against Clayton Kershaw, still loseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... pitching-machine arm with video of a major leaguer pitching. You had a choice of different pitchers, and I chose Barry Zito because of irony and lulz. I stepped in, and the first pitch shot out of the video hole before I was acclimated to what in ...

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  5. Breast Practices: Shirtless Dad Barry Zito Is Poised to Inspire an Obstetric TrendRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | SF Weekly

    Shirtless photos of Barry Zito abound on the internet. That's a shade counterintuitive, because the extraordinarily well-compensated former San Francisco Giants pitcher, of all people, ought to be able to afford a shirt.

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  6. Grading the Giants' first half, part II: The pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... pitchers' performances relative to expectations. That's the important part. Relative to expectations. Last year's Barry Zito would have nabbed a B with a 4.00 ERA. Prime-of-his-career Jason Schmidt with a 4.00 ERA gets a C-. You get the idea. To the ...

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  7. Which All-Star Game would you go back in time to watch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... days, so you aren't quite getting the bang for your time-machine buck that you might with the earlier option. Barry Zito, un-ironic All-Star, was in the 2002 game for a third of an inning, so you can use that as support for your cause, too. The 1993 ...

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  8. Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito welcomes first childRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Frisco Fastball

    Sep 2, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Barry Zito throws during the second inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.

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  9. Masahiro Tanaka Injury Underscores Foolishness Of Giving Long-Term Contracts To PitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Forbes.com

    ... for much of his tenure. The poster child for a foolish contract given to a pitcher was the Giants' signing of Barry Zito to a seven-year, $126 million deal in 2006. He had just one winning season in seven years and is currently out of baseball. It ...

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  10. Tim, you made your bed, now lie in itRead the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | Athletics Nation

    ... an old sportswriter, and more than a decade ago I debated the merits of the Big Three - Hudson, Mark Mulder and Barry Zito - and the A's standing up to the New York Yankees on the eve of a big midseason series at home vs. the Bronx Bombers. I talked ...

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  11. Hudson set for second start against former teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | San Francisco Giants

    Tim Hudson and Barry Zito gained stardom together in the early 2000s as two-thirds of Oakland's three-headed pitching monster, along with Mark Mulder.

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  12. Matt Cain back to .500, Giants defeat 1927 YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... damned ball into center field when they're trying to start a double play. Peter Brand : You're trying to replace Barry Zito. The San Francisco Giants see Barry Zito and they see a star who's worth $20 million a year. When I see Barry Zito, what I ...

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  13. While not as common, there are some cool nicknamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Major League Baseball

    ... to move on to Best MLB nickname No. 2. 2. Pablo "Kung Fu Panda" Sandoval, 3B, Giants Whenever anyone talks about Barry Zito's tenure with the Giants, the seven-year, $126 million contract is often one of the first things mentioned. That might not ...

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  14. Giants winning streak extends to two gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... He's been more than a replacement pitcher, even though he's making ace-type money. This recalls a few of the Barry Zito seasons, and I say that with affection, not derision. A few more of these starts, and we don't have to bring Zito up at all. ...

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  15. River Cats reportedly interested in changing affiliate to GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... the A's called up players from Sacramento 34 times. Fans in Sacramento have been introduced to players such as Barry Zito, Eric Byrnes, Nick Swisher and, more recently, Sonny Gray before they became successful players in Oakland. The River Cats ...

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  16. Baseball Shots Of The Week - July 1, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    Brad Mills' arsenal and look will remind you of Barry Zito, even if he's not on Zito's level.

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  17. San Francisco Giants: The Matt Cain DilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... pitcher. AP Photo The Giants need Cain to produce. He's being paid 17 million dollars a year. He's been closer to Barry Zito than an ace so far this season. That's not going to cut it as the Giants have an inconsistent rotation as it is. Cain was ...

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  18. River Cats reportedly interested in changing affiliate to GiantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... the A's called up players from Sacramento 34 times. Fans in Sacramento have been introduced to players such as Barry Zito, Eric Byrnes, Nick Swisher and, more recently, Sonny Gray before they became successful players in Oakland. The River Cats ...

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  19. Reds' pitcher J.J. Hoover returns home amid scufflesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... this world." Hoover walked the first batter he faced, Emmanuel Burriss. After a fly to right, Hoover got pitcher Barry Zito to bunt into a double play. Hoover recalled how first baseman Joey Votto nearly took his head off with the throw to second on ...

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  20. Giants drop fourth straight, Matt Cain is awfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... hold on, there's no way this team is as bad as last year's team. I'm no sabermatracan, but the switch from Barry Zito to Tim Hudson is worth at least seven or eight wins. Yeah, there's no way. I worked with the 2013 Giants. I knew the 2013 Giants. ...

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